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- Sales Rank:2,878,726
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Edition:Softcover Ed
- Shipping Weight (lbs):0.8
- Dimensions (in):8.2 x 5.4 x 0.9
- Publication Date:1987
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"In this haunting novel of intensely felt adolescence, Jack Kerouac tells the story of Jack Duluoz, a French-Canadian boy growing up, as Kerouac himself did, in the dingy factory town of Lowell, Massachusetts. Dr. Sax, with the flowing cape, slouch hat, and insinuating leer, is chief among the many ghosts and demons that populate Jack's fantasy world. Deftly mingling memory and dream, Kerouac captures the accents and texture of his boyhood in Lowell as he relates Jack's adventures with this cryptic, apocalyptic hipster phantom."
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